Artist's Mediums & Grounds
A cornerstone of creativity, used extensively throughout painting history. An artist's medium is added to the oil paint in order to change it's qualities in some way, whether it's opacity, drying time, viscosity, length and so on, the possibilities are truly endless.
Often a great artist would keep their mediums a closely guarded secret, special blends crafted by trial and error to manipulate the paint in very specific ways, some of these recipes have been discovered, for example please see the Velazquez medium below.
Our selection is comprised of the finest historical and modern mediums available.